June 14, 2013
Writers of color share their concerns about privacy and surveillance.
by Sophia Nelson onJanuary 8, 2010
There’s a better defense against terrorism than having the president take the blame; it’s all about sharing information.
January 5, 2010
In the end, we fall back on the American knee-jerk instinct. Categorize and cauterize.
December 31, 2009
Looking for someone to blame in the case of the underwear bomber, Finland's deadly rash of shootings
July 21, 2009
This delay all but guarantees the President's proposal to close the prison camp by January 2010 will not be achieved...
May 21, 2009
President Barack Obama addressed the nation from the National Archives this morning in a speech that had been billed as “a comprehensive overview” of United States national security, according to Ben Rhodes, a policy adviser who is also a speechwriter for the president....
by David Swerdlick onDecember 2, 2008
Somewhere between the talents of Thomas Jefferson and Condoleeza Rice lies the key to understanding the logic of the Obama foreign policy team. Obama can't be everywhere at once. So he's bringing in a team that has the chops to get the job done without his day-to-day micromanagement. Here's why it could work.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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